Period
to 18 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Automotive
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 103 99
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.40% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the General category 1.41% 0.56% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
North East median daily rate £325 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% - -
England median daily rate £423 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -0.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
North East median hourly rate £52.50 £28.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -40.41% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £31.16
% change year-on-year +12.50% +28.39% -13.79%

Automotive is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 283 358 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.05% 28.28% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 236 225
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £285 £261 £244
90th Percentile £625 £600 £583
England median daily rate £493 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 10
North East median hourly rate £22.36 £15.35 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.64% -5.83% +8.67%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.86 £10.08
90th Percentile £37.45 £31.68 £28.18
England median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £22.02
% change year-on-year - -0.07% +7.39%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the North East

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Automotive in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in the North East

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in the North East

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +19 3 £325 - 11
Northumberland - 1 - -
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) GCP
1 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) jMock
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) React Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Dojo
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) gRPC
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google